Arcadia, FL
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Arcadia Public Schools

Source & Methodology

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Raw data sources:
  • Test Scores: Edfacts (U.S. Department of Education), State departments of education.
  • Expenditures: National Center for Education Statistics.
  • Educational Environment: American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau).
Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Test data: Reflects 2015 – 2016 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2015
  • Educational Environment: 2015 (latest available). Updated annually.

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Desoto School District Details

Desoto School District
530 Lasolona Ave
Arcadia, FL 34266

4,747 Students enrolled in District

12 Schools in District

16 Students Per Classroom (State average is 15)

Desoto School District School Quality Ratings

District Quality Compared to Florida

(10 is best)

Better than of FL school districts.

District Quality Compared to U.S. info

(10 is best)

Better than of U.S. school districts.

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Public School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind)

Discipline District State
Proficiency in Reading and Math
School District
State
0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Reading
School District
State
0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Math
School District
State
0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110

Schools in this District

School Grades
Desoto Alternative Program School
930 E Cypress St
Arcadia, FL, 34266
KG-12
Desoto County Adult Education Center School
310 W Whidden St
Arcadia, FL, 34266
AE-AE
Desoto County High School
1710 E Gibson St
Arcadia, FL, 34266
09-12
Desoto Middle School
420 E Gibson St
Arcadia, FL, 34266
06-08
Desoto Virtual Instruction Program School
494 N Manatee Ave
Arcadia, FL, 34266
KG-12
Early Education Center School
318 N Wilson Ave
Arcadia, FL, 34266
PK-PK
Hospital And Homebound School
494 N Manatee Ave
Arcadia, FL, 34266
KG-12
Memorial Elementary School
851 E Hickory St
Arcadia, FL, 34266
KG-05
Nocatee Elementary School
4846 Sw Shores Ave
Nocatee, FL, 34268
PK-05
Reduced Services School
494 N Manatee Ave
Arcadia, FL, 34266
KG-12
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School District Enrollment by Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 41.5% 41.6%
Black 12.1% 23.5%
Hispanic 45.9% 31.8%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 0.4% 2.7%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.2% 0.3%
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 61.8% 58.2%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 61.8% 53.0%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 0.0% 5.2%

Educational Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,202 $24,449,400 50.7%
Support Expenditures
Student $634 $2,979,800 6.2%
Staff $638 $2,998,600 6.2%
General Administration $256 $1,203,200 2.5%
School Administration $536 $2,519,200 5.2%
Operation $1,058 $4,972,600 10.3%
Transportation $467 $2,194,900 4.6%
Other $370 $1,739,000 3.6%
Total Support $3,959 $18,607,300 38.6%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,109 $5,212,300 10.8%
Total Expenditures $10,270 $48,269,000 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,276 $14,552,720,820 54.8%
Support Expenditures
Student $376 $1,035,946,458 3.9%
Staff $534 $1,473,010,153 5.5%
General Administration $77 $213,081,451 0.8%
School Administration $473 $1,305,857,071 4.9%
Operation $860 $2,373,516,481 8.9%
Transportation $344 $948,555,124 3.6%
Other $221 $608,321,632 2.3%
Total Support $2,885 $7,958,115,347 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,463 $4,035,574,213 15.2%
Total Expenditures $9,623 $26,546,144,718 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,487 $324,898,990,964 51.7%
Support Expenditures
Student $587 $29,383,130,681 4.7%
Staff $483 $24,167,878,083 3.8%
General Administration $205 $10,285,419,511 1.6%
School Administration $601 $30,113,641,000 4.8%
Operation $1,035 $51,821,442,969 8.2%
Transportation $475 $23,793,258,876 3.8%
Other $376 $18,849,723,887 3.0%
Total Support $3,762 $188,414,761,533 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,296 $114,973,102,384 18.3%
Total Expenditures $12,545 $628,286,465,973 100.0%